Found September 14, 2013 on Lady Loves Pinstripes:
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Just when things start heading in a postseason direction, the New York Yankees start racking up injuries again. English: Derek Jeter (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The Yankees will have to win a Wild Card sans Derek Jeter and Brett Gardner who are both out for the rest of the season. And then before losing a second game in a row to the Boston Red Sox, the Bronx Bombers most productive hitter Alfonso Soriano was pulled from the line-up due to a sprained thumb. This Yankees team can’t seem to catch a break this season, as when things start to become THE CAPTAIN: When the news broke that the Yankees will be sans captain Derek Jeter for the rest of season, I was left with a heavy heart. Losing Jeter should not come as a shock to Yankee fans, as he has barely been on the field this season anyway. But to be amidst a heated pennant race for one of the two coveted AL Wild Card spots without the Captain is not the same. Jeter has only played in 15 games all season, which made it quite clear that...
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